Peripheral nerve and neuromuscular disorders

Neurol Clin. 1994 Aug;12(3):461-78.

Abstract

Mononeuropathies, plexopathies, and radiculopathies may occur with increased incidence during pregnancy and the puerperium. Immunologically mediated disorders of peripheral nerve, neuromuscular junction, and muscle have distinctive management problems when they occur during pregnancy.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Anesthesia, Obstetrical
  • Autoimmune Diseases / etiology
  • Autoimmune Diseases / therapy
  • Extraction, Obstetrical
  • Facial Paralysis / etiology
  • Facial Paralysis / therapy
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Neuromuscular Diseases / etiology*
  • Neuromuscular Diseases / therapy
  • Obstetric Labor Complications / etiology
  • Obstetric Labor Complications / therapy
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases / etiology*
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases / therapy
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications / etiology*
  • Pregnancy Complications / therapy
  • Puerperal Disorders / etiology
  • Puerperal Disorders / therapy